Mary’s French marriage

Mary's marriage to the heir to the French throne and the implications of this union.

Reformation in Scotland

A brief account of the events that led to the Reformation of the Church in Scotland.

Scotland and its Regents

Mary flees into exile in England and Scotland is governed by a series of Regents.

The execution of Mary, Queen of Scots

Mary was executed at Fotheringay Castle in Northamptonshire in 1587.

The murder of Cardinal Beaton

Mary, Queen of Scots sets sail for France after the death of Cardinal Beaton.

The murder of Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley (pt 2/3)

The events behind the murder of Lord Darnley.

The murder of Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley (pt 3/3)

The murder of Lord Darnley at Kirk o' Field in 1567.

The murder of Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley (pt 1/3)

An account of the events that led up to the murder of Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley.

The Treaty of Edinburgh

The Treaty of Edinburgh which led to Parliament rejecting the Catholic Church.